Best 19 films from EU member countries to be screened in Vietnam

Tuesday, 23/05/2023 15:02
(CPV) - The best 19 films from EU member countries will be screened during the European Film Festival (EUFF) 2023 which opened in Hanoi on May 21.
Best 19 films from EU member countries to be screened in Vietnam 

The festival opened with “Close”, a Belgium film which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival 2022 and won the Grand Prix. The film tells the story of two 13-year-old boys, Léo and Rémi, who are best friends and exhibit a deeply intimate affection for one another.

The other 18 European films will be screened at the National Cinema Centre in Hanoi up to June 4.

The EUFF 2023 is being held in Ho Chi Minh City from May 19 to June 1 and Hue City between May 20 and June 3.

According to VOV, addressing the opening ceremony, Ambassador Bruno Angelet, head of the EU Delegation to Vietnam, noted that as the birthplace of cinematography and home to a number of international film festivals, Europe is renowned for its cinematic heritage.

By maintaining its presence in Vietnam, the 22nd festival is expected to represent an excellent bridge which brings people closer together./.

Tuyet Nhung - Hien Thuc